Parent’s Guide to Virtual Learning

Posted August 27th, 2020 by George Farmer

Parents breathed a sigh of relief when the 2019-2020 school year came to an end. While the 2019-2020 school year saw an unexpected shift to virtual learning caused by COVID-19, the unfortunate truth is the 2020-2021 school year will begin with, at the very least…More

Blurred Lines: The Balance Between Parenting and Teaching During COVID-19

Posted on May 11th, 2020 by George Farmer

One important fact that COVID-19 has taught the world is that teaching is a skill. There is a profound deeper appreciation for the teaching profession and school systems. Overnight, COVID-19 forced caregivers across the country to become home instruction teachers for their children. Without any formal teacher training, teacher’s guide, or manuals, caregivers are expected to execute the daily academic instruction… More

Parent’s Guide to Summer Fun During COVID-19

Posted on May 24th, 2020 by George Farmer

With a few weeks remaining until the official start of the summer, families are left with the reality that going outdoors and gathering in large crowds could present unwanted danger because of COVID-19. The beaches will undoubtedly receive its fair share of visitors however, large numbers of families will stay home to avoid contracting the virus. Entertaining children this summer can present a challenge for parents… More

Parent’s Guide to Avoid the Summer and COVID Slide

Posted on May 25th, 2020 by George Farmer

The long-awaited announcement has come, K-12 schools will remain closed for in-person instruction for the remainder of the academic year. With this announcement comes the reality that students will remain home from March to September. Six months of isolation can push parents over the brink of exhaustion… More